The Walt Disney Company Site Merchandiser, Disney Store in London, United Kingdom

We are looking for a candidate to fill the exciting new vacancy of Site Merchandiser in the Online Buying and Merchandising Department. This role will work within the The Disney Store Europe (TDSE) line of business and is based in the Disney EMEA Head Offices in Hammersmith, London.

Responsibilities :

  • Manage the E-Commerce content calendar for each of our disneystore.xx sites. Ensure the planner is completed in a timely manner and all changes and updates are communicated to relevant stakeholders

  • Working with Brand and Image, manage creative briefs for site content including site refreshes, special projects, microsites, A/B tests, sales/promotions, editorial content

  • Complete weekly website reviews and audits to ensure a high level of accuracy, consistency and optimised performance across all sites

  • Manage the Guest experience by recognising improvement opportunities across all aspects of the user journey and experience

  • Proactively develop and maintain an effective working relationship with the US E-Commerce team and web production teams.

  • Produce ad-hoc and post event analysis of all site key activities, identifying actionable insights

  • Demonstrate ability to deputise for the Buying & Merchandising Director if needed

  • Proactively lead your team (if applicable) by example, with a focus on continuous process advancement

  • Contribute to maintaining and enhancing the standard of training and development being given so that everyone has the tools and resources to do their role effectively and efficiently

  • Drive awareness of E-Commerce within the wider business to identify opportunities for increasing synergy and maximising Online only opportunities

Basic Qualifications :

  • Proven experience as an Assistant Merchandiser within an omni-channel retailer, essential

  • Experience at Merchandiser level, desirable

  • Proven experience of building effective relationships, leading and managing change and collaboration across departments to achieve financial targets and joint goals

  • Experience of working Globally, beneficial

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Highly numerate with excellent Excel skills

  • Exceptional planning and organisation skills

  • Strong influencing skills with the ability to achieve buy-in at all levels

  • Excellent analytical, commercial and strategic approaches to problem solving

Company Overview :

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with The Walt Disney Company Ltd., which is part of a business segment we call Walt Disney International.

Job ID: 594217BR

Location: London,United Kingdom

Job Posting Company: Walt Disney International